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Posted By: GUEST,Peter Laban
17-Oct-16 - 04:07 PM
Thread Name: Bob Dylan: Nobel laureate
Subject: RE: Bob Dylan: Nobel laureate
I like Leonard Cohen's take on this:

'Leonard Cohen suggested on Thursday that no prizes were necessary to recognise the greatness of the man who transformed pop music with records like Highway 61 Revisited. "To me," he said, "[the Nobel] is like pinning a medal on Mount Everest for being the highest mountain." '